1. Typical books about preserving garden produce nearly always assume that modern "kitchen gardeners" will boil or freeze their vegetables and fruits. Yet here is a book that goes back to the future—celebrating traditional but little-known French techniques for storing and preserving edibles in ways...
  2. 2009-02-11 Enjoy fresher, organic, better-tasting food all the time. The solution is as close as your own backyard. Grow the vegetables and fruits your family loves; keep bees; raise chickens, goats, or even a cow.The Backyard Homesteadshows you how it's done. And when the harvest is in, you'll learn how to...
  3. 1999-01-01 This book is not a conventional book of home preserves. Procedures for preserving 50 products without refirgeration are described, using easy techniques, few resources, and natural methods without chemical additives. The procedures include: drying in the sun, fermentation, preservation by heat...
  4. This Yearbook has been written by knowledgeable specialists throughout the United States and can be your guide for a successful garden. The four sections of the book are: Introduction to Gardening, Home Garden Vegetables, Fruits and Nuts, and Home Food Preservation. 2 Copies (Different bindings)...
  5. This publication presents an introduction to the basic theories of solar drying and outlines the principal operating features of the main solar dryer designs, including a detailed description of the construction and operation of the three most common dryer types. It provides guidelines on...
  6. This Agrodok (#3) is meant to be a practical manual giving a review of the simple techniques used to preserve fruits and vegetables. The general introduction deals with the principles of spoilage prevention. Following this, the various methods of preserving are explained, and the main points of...
  7. Solar food drying is the healthy, sustainable way to preserve high-quality, locally grown foods.Food dryinghas become very popular in recent years, with electric food dryers now available in most every department store. But instead of using costly electricity for the job, you can easily build...
  8. This publication presents technical "how to" information based on Peace Corps experience in development work in a format and language appropriate to field workers without previous specialized training.
  9. This brochure is meant to give a general view of the simple techniques used to preserve foods.
  10. 94 pages, illustrated